General

Keeping Rottweiler dog breed with a family

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | July 30th, 2016
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The Rottweiler breed has been labeled a deadly dog in most parts of the world that some communities have even banned the dog from being kept in thei...


General

Why people go crazy about brindle colored dogs

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | July 29th, 2016
738 views

Learning dog coat colors and their combinations can be a herculean task that most people just choose simple color names to designate dog coat colors...


Breed Identification

Why people choose mastiff breeds over German shepherd dog in Nigeria

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | July 28th, 2016
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If you are conversant with Mastiff breeds of dogs and German shepherd dog you will be able to recognize the physical difference in their appearance ...


Canine Reproduction

Knowing exactly when to mate your female dog - bitch

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | May 30th, 2016
2352 views

One woman once visited the clinic and asked me to help her get a male to mate her female dog because she wanted to have puppies from the dog. I ...


General

Things you need to know when you have to get a dog

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | May 19th, 2016
643 views

I love dogs so much that each time I encounter one I feel so excited and will love to pet the dog and to enjoy the dogs company. Many of our clients...


Drugs & Pharmaceuticals

Is giving your dog vaccination important?

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | April 27th, 2016
1023 views

One lady, a business woman apparently came to the clinic with her puppies that got infected by maggots within their skin. The puppies were about 8 w...


Surgical Corrections

Why Castrate or spay your dog

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | April 26th, 2016
884 views

One morning, I got a call from one of our oldest client. “Ooooh Doctor this my male dog don climb the female again oh” He screamed! - meaning th...


Business

Dog breeds and their price range in Nigeria

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | March 18th, 2016
19659 views

People keep coming to me to ask these questions; what is the price range of the most popular dog breeds in Nigeria? Which dog breed is the cheapest ...


General

How to care for your new puppy

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | March 15th, 2016
762 views

It was a Thursday evening after a lot of work at the clinic, I wanted to go have lunch and there was this puppy drooling saliva, carried by a woman ...


Business

Why Nigerian dog breeders should specialize

By Kodichukwu Okonkwo, DVM | February 16th, 2016
785 views

I once met a man who desperately wanted to breed dogs. The passion I saw in his eyes was relentless and the willingness to pay for a good bitch and/...



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